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Tucaday, January 3, 1995
Report auppllad by Auction
STEERS: 27. CHOICE HOLSTEINS HEIFER CALVES 95-110 LBS.
1135-1565 LBS. 58.25-62.50; SELECT 187.00-20000; #2 HOLSTEIN HEIFER
1165-1665 LBS. 55.50-57.50; STAN- CALVES 85-115 LBS. 125.00-170.00;
DARD 1150-1455 LBS. 5050-53.75. BEEP BULL CALVES X HEIFERS:
COWS; 145 HEAD. BREAKING UTIL- 75-100 LBS. 55.00-85.00.
ITY AND COMMERCIAL 4250-44.75; SOWS: 18 HEAD. US#l*3 500010
CUTTER AND BONING UTILITY LBS. 21.00-2250; MEDIUMS 345-450
39.00-42.50; CANNER AND LOW CUT- LBS. 17.00-1850.
TER37.00-39.00: SHELLS 35.75 DOWN. BOARS: 4 HEAD. 440-490 LBS.
BULLS; 6 HEAD. YG#l 1885-2105 15.00-15.50.
4950-51.50; YG«2 1435 LBS. 46.75. HOGS; #l*2 255 LBS. 37.75; #l*3
CALVES: 166 HEAD. GOOD 70-100 240-257 LBS. 35.50-36.10
Estimated Daily Livestock Slaughter
Under Federal Inspection
WEEK AGO (EST)
YEAR AGO (EST)
PREVIOUS DAY ESTIMATED FRIDAY STEER & HEIFER 95,000, COW &
BULL 27,000; SATURDAY STEER & HEIFER 44,000, COW AND BULL 21,000.
CATTLE CALVES HOGS SHEEP
TUESDAY 01/03/95 (EST) 130,000 6,000 363,000 19,000
WEEK AGO (EST) 125,000 5,000 367,000 19,000
YEAR AGO (ACT) 126,000 5,000 355,000 20,000
WEEK TO DATE (EST) 131,000 6,000 368,000 19,000
SAME PD LT WK (EST) 126,000 5,000 383,000 19,000 '
SAME PD LT YR (ACT) 245,000 10,000 671,000 36,000
REVISED CATTLE SLAUGHTER FRIDAY, DECEMBER 30, 1994: 122J000
FOR THE WEEK: 566,000; REVISED HOG SLAUGHTER SATURDAY,
DECEMBER 31,1994: 232,000, FOR THE WEEK: 1,674,000; REVISED SHEEP
SLAUGHTER SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 1994, 1,000 FOR THE WEEK:
PURINA TOP—I 6
* Average production increase... 694 lbs. of milk per year,
* Easy to use - top dress or use in the TMR.
* No milk withholding.
* The ONLY single dose wormer approved for use on
lactating cows, with NO milk withholding.
Top-16, Rumatel *
* Rumatel is the trademark of Pfizer Inc. for morantel tartrate.
* Ivamec is the Merck & Co. trademark for Ivamectin.
* Safeguard Is the trademark of Holchse - Roussel Agri-Vet.
LBS. 35.00-45.00; STANDARD AND
GOOD 70-95 LBS. 3ZOO-35.00; UTOJ
HBS 45-85 LBS. 28.00-35.00; YG#l
HOLSTEIN BULL CALVES 1005-115,
LBS. 80.00-115.00; «2 BULL CALVES
BS-100 LBS, 75.00-95.00 t #1 HOLSTEIN
with Rumatel ®
Milk Withholding Requirements
Not cleared for lactating dairy cows.
Not cleared for iactatlng dairy cows.
6 S Vintage Rd., Paradise, PA 17562
(717) 768-3301 800-635-3592
Glickman To Be Secretary
VERNON ACHBNBACH JR.
Lancaster Farming Staff
Co.) The U.S. Department of
Agriculture has changed drastical
ly over the past few months in
name locally, and in face
Outgoing Secretary Mike Espy,
who announced his resignation
earlier this year so as to attend to
what he described as "personal”
matters, with the help of the former
U.S. Congress, had realigned and
renamed major segments of the
In Pennsylvania, though the
names have changed significantly,
no USDA employees within the
former Soil Conservation Service
branch are to be fired.
In a news release made in
October about Congress approving
the restructuring of USDA, Espy
announced it as a victory for agri
culture, and a new beginning.
At the same time, he said it was a
new beginning for himself.
‘Today, as we stand at this new
beginning for USDA, I stand at a
new beginning for myself as well. I
must personally overcome the
challenge to my good name that
continues to distract from my work
LANCASTER (Lancaster Co.)
The first two-day Dairy Man
agement and Profitability work
shops in Lancaster is scheduled
for January 13 and 20. Other Lan
caster workshops are scheduled
for February I and 8, and for
March 8 and IS. Attendance at
each workshop will be limited to
20 people, and reservations will be
accepted on a first-come basis.
For more information on these
three workshops contact the Lan
caster cooperative extension
office, call (717) 394-6851.
For more it\formation about
other Dairy MAP workshops
being conducted throughout the
state, contact your county cooper
ative extension office.
Dairy MAP is a program that is
being conducted jointly by Penn
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His resignation was effective
New Year’s Eve.
President Clinton’s choice for a
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State University, the Pennsylvania
Department of Agriculture, and by
numerous agricultural industries
in the state in an effort to help
improve the state’s dairy econo
. Dairy farming is a business.
The two-day workshops are
designed to help dairy farmers
leant how to apply business man
agement principals to help
improve farm profits and quality
of life for the family. Farming is
also a team effort.
Thus, business partners and
husband-wife or parent-child busi
ness teams should attend the same
workshop together. To encourage
this, no tuition is being charged for
the second person from the same
farm attending the same work